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This book performs a vital service for critical sport scholars

“As manna from heaven”; that is one way of describing the arrival to the book stores of Sport, Protest and Globalisation: Stopping Play edited by Jon Dart and Stephen Wagg (Palgrave Macmillan). Our reviewer is Russell Holden, and besides noting a couple of omissions, he is thoroughly pleased, nay, enthusiastic over this anthology and its critical stance in relation to sports.

Olympiska spel och terrorism – München 1972

Den amerikanske historikern David Clay Large har med sin nya bok Munich 1972: Tragedy, Terror, and Triumph at the Olympic Games, en lysande historiografisk fallstudie, förmodligen skrivit den slutgiltiga historiken om de tjugonde olympiska sommarspelen. Björn Sandahl recenserar.